Chris Wylie - Former Director of Research and Whistleblower, Cambridge Analytica
Interviewer Marty Meekins - Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel, Empyrean Capital Partners, LP
Hear the story of how a political consulting firm weaponized social media, AI and big data, creating ongoing consequences for US and international politics, society, and our relationship with the web.
Chris Wylie was Director of Research turned whistleblower for Steve Bannon’s Cambridge Analytica – a unique voice on the dangers of the rampant misuse of data. He has testified before Congress five times, as well as at the parliaments of the EU, UK and Canada.
Interviewed by Marty Meekins (COO and GC, Empyrean Capital Partners) to bring practical lessons direct to alternative Funds. Hear about the real dangers of big data and misuse. See what the Cambridge Analytica revelations show about social media, and its implications for future regulation in the space. Understand what this means for the future of the web, free speech and international politics.
A once in a lifetime perspective, not to be missed.